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Al Fanar Hotel

Mutrah | PO Box 3738, Muscat, Oman
Al Fanar Hotel
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

When I stayed here, the bed sunk like there it was a hammock, there was springs sticking through the mattress. In the bathroom, the water pressure was very low and there was cockroaches. It appeared that I was staying in some sort of Omani sex motel, based on the noises I could hear coming from the room next to me... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

We stayed in the exclusive suite because there were 3 of us and a baby. The suite was really sapacious with a 2 bedrooms and a living room. Both rooms had ensuite as well as an additional restroom. The staff at the hotel were totally lovely and the lady in the breakfast lounge was soo helpful and did everything to... More 

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New York
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

You get what you pay for. Its the cheapest room in Mutrah, where you will do most of your sight seeing in Muscat. I paid USD 20-25 per night for a dorm room with a bed, a barely working AC, and no towel. But it was relatively clean and safe - although my girlfriend might not think so. The location... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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45 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

We stayed at Muttrah, we tried to search a hotel where we can only place a call for reservation, from the hotel booking websites, the photos looked decent for Twin Bedroom at US$46. But when we get there, I now understand those blogs I’ve read that it is expensive in Oman. The price is cheap but the standard of room... More 

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